The Workhouse, Southwell

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Address: The Workhouse, Southwell, Upton Road, Southwell, Nottinghamshire, NG25 0PT
Phone Number: 01636 817260
Opening Hours: Current opening times.
National Trust Membership: FREE entry to over 500 places & free parking.

The Workhouse, Southwell is a 19th century workhouse and is located West of Newark on Trent in Southwell.

Learn what daily life was like for a workhouse resident at the best preserved workhouse left standing. A welcome tour of the exterior starts at 11am. The interior areas include dormitories, the cellars, the master’s living quarters and the dayrooms and there is a Victorian vegetable garden outdoors. On Living History days the workhouse comes alive with residents. Audio tours available. Guided tours available for groups if booked in advance.

  • Free car parking.
  • Workhouse shop selling home-made produce, toys, books and gifts.
  • The Day Room refreshment area serves hot and cold drinks and snacks.

Opening Times & Ticket Prices:

  • Please visit the The Workhouse, Southwell website for opening times and prices.


Before you start your journey to The Workhouse, Southwell for your day out, we recommend that you check their website or contact them to confirm opening times and admission prices.

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